Clinical Nurse - Mental Health & Rehabilitation

Job Description

Clinical Nurse - Mental Health & Rebahilitation


Mackay Private Hospital is part of the Aurora Health Group. We are the third largest corporate private hospital operator in Australia and one of the country’s largest privately-owned healthcare organisation. Aurora employs near 7,000 people and operates a portfolio of 36 medical/surgical, rehabilitation and mental health hospitals and day surgeries located in major cities and key regional areas across Australia and one in New Zealand.

Mackay Private Hospital is staffed with highly skilled Medical Specialists, Nurses and Allied Health Professionals and continues to attract best in class medical professionals who seek to join a team focused on sustainable outcomes and patient care.

We are now seeking a Clinical Nurse - Mental Health to join our dynamic team at Mackay Private Hospital, a 34-bed private hospital, with 8 dedicated mental health beds.  The position provides an ideal opportunity to develop your skills with an organisation committed to its staff and the provision of high-quality care and positive patient outcomes.  Experience working in the mental health industry is mandatory.

Successful candidates will have a commitment to excellence in patient care.

 Mandatory Qualifications:

      • Registration with Australian Health Professionals Regulation Agency.

 Desirable Qualifications

      • Post Graduate Qualifications in Mental Health

 Required Personal Competences:

      • Awareness and practice of legislation affecting nursing practice and health care.                                 

      • Strong focus on patient centred, evidence-based nursing care.

      • Demonstrated high standards of professional and ethical practice.

      • Excellent collaboration and consultation skills with individuals, groups, significant others and the multidisciplinary health care team.    

      • Focus on service improvement and ongoing professional development, for delivery of excellent patient care and positive health outcomes.   

.     • Promotes safety, security and personal integrity in the workplace.

      • Commitment to develop expertise and undertake further studies.

Position Enquiries and Application

Kathy Mansfield, Director of Nursing
Mackay Private Hospital, 57 Norris Rd, Mackay

Ph: 07 4942 3848 Fax: 07 4942 8415